Online Payment

We are excited to offer an online payment option for our Writing Camps. Additional processing fees of approximately $22.30 are included when you pay online. These go to the host website and credit card companies. To avoid these additional fees, you can submit payment by check through the mail with our paper registration form (2019 YWC registration packet) or (2019 Middle School TEEN Registration Packet) or (2019 High School TEEN Registration Packet)

Please email the office (bawp@berkeley.edu) with any questions.

Click on the camp title to access the online portal.

Young Writers Camps (entering grades 3rd – 9th):

    • Unless otherwise noted our camps:

      • Are for incoming 3rd through 9th graders
      • Run Monday through Friday
YWC SF Pacific Heights @
St. Vincent de Paul
2350 Green Street
San Francisco, CA 94123
June 17 – 28, 2019 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$650
YWC Walnut Creek @
Northgate High School
425 Castle Rock Rd,
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
June 17 – 28, 2019 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$650
YWC Kentfield
Kent Middle School
800 College Avenue
Kentfield, CA 94904
June 17 – 28, 2019 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$650
YWC Oakland @
Westlake Middle School
2629 Harrison Street
Oakland, CA 94612
July 8 – 26, 2019 (3 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$650
YWC Berkeley @
School of the Madeleine
1225 Milvia Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
July 8 – 26, 2019 (3 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$650
YWC San Ramon @
California High School
9870 Broadmoor Dr
San Ramon, CA 94583
Dates & Location pending$650
YWC SF Sunset 
Mercy High School
3250 19th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
July 15 – Aug 2,2019 (3 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$650

Middle School TEEN Writing Courses (entering grades 6th – 8th):

    • Unless otherwise noted our camps:

      • Are for incoming 6th through 8th graders
      • Run Monday through Friday
      • Are located at UC Berkeley
Poetry and Performance
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 8 – 12, 2019
(1 week)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$320
Intro to Creative Writing
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 22 – Aug 2, 2019
(2 weeks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$520

High School TEEN Writing Courses (entering grades 9th – 12th):

    • Unless otherwise noted our camps:

      • Are for incoming 6th through 8th graders
      • Run Monday through Friday
      • Are located at UC Berkeley
Sourcing from the Self
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 17 – 28, 2019
(2 weeks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$550
Flash Fiction
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 17 – 28, 2019
(2 weeks)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$550
College Writing
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 17 – 28, 2019
(2 weeks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$520
Backpack Journalism
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 24 – 28, 2019
(1 week)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$350
Sports Reporting
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 24 – 28, 2019
(1 week)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$350
Poetry and Performance
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 8 – 12, 2019
(1 week)
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
$340
Writing for Change
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 8 – 26, 2019
(3 weeks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$600
Intro to Memoir
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 15 – 25, 2019
(2 weeks – No Fridays)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$440
Reimagining the Book
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 22 – 26, 2019
(1 week)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$350
The Personal Statement
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
Aug 5 – 9, 2019
(1 week)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$320